Eagles soaring to Indy
EVANSVILLE, In. (WSAZ) - For the first time in a decade, the Morehead State Eagles are heading to the NCAA Basketball Tournament. They led from start to finish in Saturday night’s OVC Championship with a 86-71 win over Belmont. The Eagles were led in scoring by OVC Tournament MVP Johni Broome who had 27 points and Skyelar Potter added 22 points.
Morehead State had a 19 point lead with 14:00 left in the second half and they never relinquished it. In fact, they led by 23 points just 10 minutes later when the score was 77-54.
The Eagles have over a week to savor their OVC title as the 2021 NCAA Tournament brackets won’t be released until Sunday March 13th.
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